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  • Sudan lifts state of emergency countrywide

    Sudan lifts state of emergency countrywide

    Chairman of Sudan's Transitional Sovereign Council Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan on Sunday issued a decree lifting the state of emergency in all parts of the country.

    May 30, 2022
  • Sudan: Weak economy, political impasse casts shadow over Eid celebrations

    Sudan: Weak economy, political impasse casts shadow over Eid celebrations

    Sudan's debt relief process under the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative of the IMF has also been suspended.

    May 1, 2022
  • Western officials call on Sudan to lift state of emergency

    Western officials call on Sudan to lift state of emergency

    A delegation comprised of officials from France, Germany, Norway, the United Kingdom, the United States, and the European Union have urged Sudanese authorities to end the state of emergency.

    April 30, 2022
  • Fresh protests demanding civilian rule erupt in Sudan

    Fresh protests demanding civilian rule erupt in Sudan

    The security bodies have also closed most of the roads around the army's general command headquarters and those leading to the presidential palace.

    January 10, 2022
  • Rudderless in Sudan

    Rudderless in Sudan

    In a televised address to the nation on Sunday, Hamdok appealed for talks to agree on what they call a “national charter”, and to draw a roadmap to complete the transition to democracy, one that he hoped would be concordant with the 2019 constitutional document that governs Sudan’s transitional period.

    January 5, 2022
  • Dichotomy in Sudan

    Dichotomy in Sudan

    While the military has been calling the shots, the people are generally against the GHQ in Khartoum, led by General Burhan. Small wonder that the reinstatemt of Hamdok has alienated the populace further still. This is the dichotomy that Sudan will have to contend with for some time yet.

    November 24, 2021
  • UNSC extends mandate of mission in Sudan

    UNSC extends mandate of mission in Sudan

    The council recognised that the current situation continues to constitute a threat to international peace and security.

    November 16, 2021
  • Coup in Sudan

    Coup in Sudan

    Army and paramilitary troops have been deployed across Khartoum, the city’s airport is closed and international flights are suspended.  The internet is also down. At least three people have been killed and 80 injured, the Sudan Central Doctor’s Committee wrote on its Facebook page.

    October 27, 2021
  • India, Sudan navies carry out maritime drill in Red Sea

    India, Sudan navies carry out maritime drill in Red Sea

    Indian Naval Ship Tabar undertook a maritime partnership exercise with ships of the Sudanese Navy on September 10. Two Sudanese Navy ships, Almazz and Nimer, participated in this maiden exercise with the Indian Navy.

    September 11, 2021
  • 43 killed due to torrential rains, floods in Sudan

    43 killed due to torrential rains, floods in Sudan

    On Wednesday, the UN's humanitarian agency OCHA said some 12,000 people in eight out of the country's 18 states had been affected by the heavy rains

    August 20, 2021
  • Egypt, Sudan urge UN action on Nile dam, Ethiopia says ‘no’

    Egypt, Sudan urge UN action on Nile dam, Ethiopia says ‘no’

    This is not a water issue. This is an issue of preventive diplomacy, said Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shukry

    July 9, 2021
  • Hunger Pandemic

    Hunger Pandemic

    As it turns out, the worst affected are the chronically deprived conflict areas, notably Yemen, South Sudan, a swathe of Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

    September 9, 2020
  • Govt has no mandate to normalize ties with Israel: Sudan PM

    Govt has no mandate to normalize ties with Israel: Sudan PM

    The prime minister further urged the US administration to separate between the process of removing Sudan from the US list of state sponsors of terrorism and the issue of normalization with Israel.

    August 26, 2020
  • 26, including paramilitary forces killed in clashes in Sudan, several injured

    26, including paramilitary forces killed in clashes in Sudan, several injured

    Al-Bashir said the dispute was over an arms sale and that it escalated in the past two days in the market and in some villages in Kadugli.

    May 14, 2020
  • Case filed against Shahar Qazi of Mawana for undeclared stay of religious preachers from abroad

    Case filed against Shahar Qazi of Mawana for undeclared stay of religious preachers from abroad

    These Jamaties are from Sudan, Djibouti and Kenya. Their stay here was undisclosed in spite of the Corona scare.

    March 31, 2020
  • Sudan fails again

    Sudan fails again

    When it gained independence from Sudan in 2011, South Sudan had 10 states, as set out in its Constitution.

    February 18, 2020
  • Sudanese gov’t forces retake security buildings

    Sudanese gov’t forces retake security buildings

    "All headquarters of the GIS's Operations Authority are under control of the armed forces," said al-Burhan at a press conference, Xinhua news agency reported.

    January 15, 2020